Raccoon’s Nest in the ceiling

This was a giant nest found above acoustical ceiling tiles in a medical type facility! I call it a coon nest because there were raccoons living in this attic, destroying insulation, shedding, urinating and deficating above unsuspecting heads.  Although in proximity to the raccoons, this nest may have been made by birds, I have seen […]

Comments Off on Raccoon’s Nest in the ceiling

Pigeons and their poop

When pigeons land on your building, they put a real poop on your spirit. Their mess and squawking cause a big eyesore to you and your guests, plus the ‘poo’ can pose serious health risks in the form of Histoplasmosis and other disease.  Air conditioner not keeping up?…

Comments Off on Pigeons and their poop

Floor Joist – Powder Post Damage

Pictured is a section of an oak floor joist that I simply tore loose with one hand like cardboard!!  There were tens of these, and I could have easily brought out many large sections had I wished to do so.  This is always a sad situation for me to see.  Possibly the builders did not […]

Comments Off on Floor Joist – Powder Post Damage

Animal Damaged Ductwork

If you have not had your crawlspace inspected during the last 12 months, here is another reason to call PPC. We were trusted to inspect this beautiful home by the daughter of the elderly homeowner.  The daughter informed us that there had been 2-3 different types of animals under her mom’s home in the recent […]

Comments Off on Animal Damaged Ductwork